Category: Process Improvement

Achieving the Higher Education We Deserve

COVID brought to light new improvement opportunities for educational organizations. After the pandemic struck, their legacy training methods and limited technology resources were no longer equipped for preparing their graduates to work for companies operating in today’s lean, agile, digital environment. The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) noted, “Economic uncertainty often causes employers… Read More »

Is Your Document Strategy Keeping Pace with Technology?

It’s relatively common for enterprise employees and contractors to have difficulty accessing documents they need for their daily work. Typically, this is because the company continues to maintain legacy paper documents and processes; stores documents in decentralized areas such as file cabinets, user laptops, and various siloed servers, and does not have document standards with… Read More »

Major Business Changes without Major Disruptions

Winning the Digital Transformation Trifecta Are you thinking about relocating your business? How about taking your business to the next level? Perhaps you’re merging with a friendly competitor. Such changes could cause disruptions to how you operate your business. But what if you could get this change done with minimal disruption and simultaneously optimize your… Read More »

Crawl, Walk, Run

Convert to AP Automation with Minimal (If Any) IT Support For several years, business trend watchers have been predicting that the path through economic turmoil and pandemics is digital transformation and automation of core business processes, such as Accounts Payable (AP). Still, many businesses are hesitant, particularly when their IT support resources are limited. For… Read More »

Digitization and Automation Drive Healthcare Efficiencies

  In today’s highly competitive healthcare environment, organizational efficiency is critical. Forrester Research noted that “81% of executives surveyed agreed that operational efficiencies are a priority to improve profitability.” The industry-wide issues include reducing costs, increasing visibility, and pursuing better vendor management. The keys to achieving these business-critical objectives reside in two areas; Accounts Payable… Read More »

How to Simplify Employee Lifecycle Management

HR professionals are in the business of managing employee lifecycles; guiding each employee through recruiting, onboarding, development, retention, and finally offboarding. Unfortunately, many HR departments are still using legacy HR tools and processes. The staff cannot keep up with the burgeoning demand for signing on new employees, keeping them engaged, and meeting all planning and… Read More »

Digital Efficiencies, User Experience Transform the Insurance Business

The Philadelphia Contributionship, co-founded by Ben Franklin, opened its doors in 1752 as the first insurance company in the United States, with the specific purpose to reduce financial uncertainty and make accidental loss manageable. Over the centuries, the variety of services provided by the insurance industry have grown to entail a significant volume of manual… Read More »

Improve Lab Productivity While Preserving Your Valuable Research Data

Every scientific breakthrough from the 18th Century to today has been recorded in a laboratory notebook. Until recently, these have been traditional paper notebooks. These days, pharmaceutical companies, universities, and other scientific research organizations realize that they must modernize procedures to reduce human error and ensure the reproducibility of lab results. Research notes and data… Read More »